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Huge hedge overhanging 171 Hillcrest Drive

Reported in the Overgrown vegetation in Council parks and green spaces category anonymously at 09:32, Tuesday 28 July 2020

Sent to Bath and North East Somerset Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2219646.

Resident from # 171 Hill crest Drive advised that a huge hedge growing from Hillcrest Park is blocking out light into their garden. Estimates it is now 12 ft.

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  • This is still a real problem and has now reached the size of around 15ft and really needs some serious attention. Bine weed, stinging nettles have taken over 20% of the fields within this local area. Please attend to sort and ensure this remains a space we can use for generations to come.

    Posted anonymously at 15:34, Friday 21 August 2020

  • We've looked into this report and are investigating the issue. We will update this report once we decide what action to take.We are not sure of the hedge that the report is referring to.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 17:42, Sunday 23 August 2020

  • Hedge was trimmed but not cut back. It's blocking light to the property.

    Posted anonymously at 14:48, Monday 5 October 2020

  • We do not have the resources to do the work now but will be scheduling the work to be done in the winter of 2021

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 08:47, Wednesday 14 October 2020

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